Compadre Grows Its Team With New ECD, Director of Creative Strategy, and Head of Production

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On the heels of its recent launch, creative marketing agency Compadre has welcomed Executive Creative Director Curtis Doss and Director of Creative Strategy Mika Saulitis. An Emmy Award winner for his work on ESPN’s Monday Night Football, Doss previously served as Creative Director at design agency Big Block and creative services company BigStar, where he led entertainment marketing, sports branding, and …

Laundry Welcomes Monica Reimold As Executive Producer

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Design-driven animation & production company Laundry has hired Monica Reimold as Executive Producer. She brings more than a decade of experience in commercials, branded content, and new media. Based in Laundry’s San Francisco office, Reimold will oversee sales, marketing, client relations, and in-house production operations. Most recently, she was Executive Producer at creative design studio Ranger & Fox, where she …

Anne Gordon Returns to Hooligan as Director of Development

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Anne Gordon is no stranger to the Hooligan family. In fact, she was a founding partner when the company launched as Chinagraph 20 years ago.  Returning to Hooligan from Melbourne, Gordon will take on a multi-faceted role, managing new business, client relations, communications, and operations for the NYC-based creative post-production company.  In her short time since reuniting with Hooligan, Gordon …

Retail Tech Leaders: Charged Retail Features INPHANTRY

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INPHANTRY Co-Founders Kevin Lee and Derek Tran recently spoke with Charged Retail about the role of technology in the world of retail, and how AR, if done effectively, can be a powerful way to extend experiences beyond store walls and truly engage shoppers. “With the native capabilities of today’s smartphones, retailers and brands can allow consumers to ‘try on’ products …

Roger Redesigns Global Brand Identity for Discovery

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Television network Discovery recently came to branding and design agency Roger looking to redesign their global brand, beginning with a new logo system, and extending out to a fresh new identity that would cross platforms, languages, and continents, reaching over 220 countries around the world. To view the case study & sizzle reel: http://roger.tv/branding/discovery-2019-rebrand/ Creative Director Braden Wheeler breaks down …

REVERSE Signs Director Matthieu Mantovani For Exclusive US Representation

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Bicoastal commercial production company REVERSE has signed Matthieu Mantovani to its directorial roster. Known for his ability to tell stories layered with sophistication and detailed visuals, the acclaimed French director has worked with world-renowned brands, such as Allianz, Volkswagen, Peugeot, Audi, Renault, Vodafone, and Orange, among others. Mantovani recently wrapped a campaign for Mercedes Benz, and is currently developing and …

Left Field Labs On Why VR & Immersive Tech Can Help Create Empathetic Connections

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Left Field Labs ECD Shane Zucker and VR Lead Developer Justin Molinari recently penned a piece for Post Magazine about VR and immersive technology’s unique capabilities to create empathetic connections. Last year, Left Fields Labs and ad agency RK Venture used VR to tackle a topic that has a huge emotional tie-in — drunk driving — as part of the …

Chuck Carey & Robert Blatchford Launch Compadre

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Industry leaders Chuck Carey and Robert Blatchford have come together to launch Compadre, a creative marketing agency. Using strategy, design, storytelling, and technology, Compadre’s mission is to grow audiences, spark conversations, shape brands, and impact culture. Carey and Blatchford are good friends who have worked for different companies in the entertainment marketing industry for years, starting with Los Angeles-based Troika, …

We Are Royale’s Brien Holman Featured In The Drum

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We Are Royale‘s Partner/Executive Creative Director Brien Holman recently penned a piece on why the recent efforts around the adidas x Donald Glover collaboration were so successful at engaging unsuspecting (& lucky!) fans at Coachella. In addition to the stunt, adidas launched a set of short films featuring Glover and Mo’nique that were tangential to the act of selling shoes. Instead, the …

Laundry Partners With JWT Atlanta On Powerful “Moments of Impact” Digital Series For Marine Corps Recruiting Command

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Design-driven animation & production company Laundry recently partnered with J. Walter Thompson Atlanta to provide animation for “Battles Won: Moments of Impact,” a digital series for Marine Corps Recruiting Command. The shorts will also be shared via their social channels and YouTube channel. Featuring the real stories of three Marines, the “A Fight to Win” short films in the series …